Hillcrest Medical Center

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Activity Coordinator

at Hillcrest Medical Center

Posted: 11/20/2018
Job Status: Part Time
Job Reference #: 6807

Job Description

Position Description:
Hillcrest Hospital Claremore - Activity Coordinator - PT, 10:00a-2:30p

At Hillcrest Hospital Claremore, we're proud to offer advanced services right here at home – from our Peggy V. Helmreich Birthing Center, to outpatient surgeries and preventative care. And when you need emergency care, our 24/7 emergency physician –staffed ER is right where you want it to be – close by- to give you prompt medical treatment. The geropsychiatric registered nurse is responsible for demonstrating the knowledge and skill to carry out the nursing process and interdisciplinary when providing care to all patients.

Activity Coordinator is responsible for the coordination and implementation of needed activities for geriatric patients, ages 55+, in the Behavioral Health program. In addition, (s)he will participate in the interdisciplinary process.

Position Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Recreational Therapy or various expressive therapies preferred. If degree is in another related field, proof or experience and/or continuing education related to activity therapy is preferred.
· Associates degree and or 2 yrs experience and proof of a state approved Activities Assistant
Certification can be considered.
· At least (1) year experience in dealing with geriatric patients delivering activity therapies with enrollment in a state approved Activities Assistant certification program within one of hire.
· Behavioral Health throughout this job description refers to that population age 55+ experiencing psychiatric and emotional difficulties.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Application Instructions

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